Frequently asked questions

Where are you based?


Wreckspeditions are based at the Holy Loch Marina near Dunoon. Here are some simple steps in how to find us based on travel from the Glasgow area. Travel west along the M8/A8 towards McInroys Point Ferry Terminal (approx 40min drive) Get on Western Ferries crossing to Hunters Quay/Dunoon (approx 20min crossing) Once you have landed at Hunters Quay, turn right and drive for 5 mins, the Holy Loch Marina will be on your right. Postcode for the Marina is PA23 8FE




Do you have to get a ferry?


No. If you are travelling to us from further south or the east coast via Glasgow you can drive along the M8 west and cross the Erskine Bridge. From here follow the A82 to Tarbet then turn left onto the A83 and over the beautiful "Rest And Be Thankful". Before you reach Cairndow, turn left onto the A815 and follow that road directly to the Holy Loch Marina and Dunoon. If you are travelling from the north of Scotland you want to travel to Tarbet approaching from the A82 passing Loch Lomond on your left. From Tarbet you will follow the same A83 and A815 roads to the Holy Loch Marina and Dunoon. Postcode is PA23 8FE.




How much does the ferry cost?


Please click the link below to be taken to the Western Ferries prices. Click here.




How long does the ferry take?


A normal ferry crossing will take approximately 20 minutes. Click here to see information on crossings and timetables.




Do I need to book the ferry in advance?


No. Western Ferries run on a "Turn Up & Go" basis so there is no advanced bookings. Ferries run every 20-30 minutes so if you miss one, you will not have long to wait until the next one. We strongly advice that you purchase tickets BEFORE getting on the ferry as they are much cheaper. You can buy them online or at these ticket agents.




Do you arrange airport pick-ups?


Yes. We can arrange pickups from Glasgow Airport. These will be via local taxi companies who have the ability to provide extra trailer storage for groups carrying additional luggage. Contact us directly for prices and more information.




Is it possible to get a hire car anywhere?


If you decide to fly up to visit us, the easiest way would be to use the wide range of car hire options within Glasgow Aiport itself. Please click here for further information.




Are there nice places to eat, drink and stay in Dunoon?


There is a massive variety of great places throughout Dunoon to eat, drink and stay. Check out our local information map for more details.